FORECAST: The deep freeze is here

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Posted at 5:52 AM, Jan 20, 2022

CLEVELAND — Cold, Arctic Air is here and will linger through the weekend

Lake effect snow will slowly fade tonight as high pressure builds in from the west. Lows will drop into the lower teens near Lake Erie and into the single digits for many inland areas by sunrise. Skies will clear a little bit by dawn as well.

Highs for the rest of the week through the weekend will struggle into the upper teens and low/mid 20s into next week. Overnight lows Friday morning and Saturday morning will drop to near zero in many locations. Some of the coldest air of Winter is moving our way! There's also a few more chances for snow later in the week.

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  • Snow ends tonight
  • Coldest air so far this season late week
  • Lows by Saturday morning below zero in many spots
  • Few opportunities for lake effect snow Thursday and Friday


Thursday Night: Snow ending. Some clearing| Low: 11º

Friday: Extra layers with very cold air in place. Lake effect snow ends early.| High: 20º

Saturday: Mostly cloudy. Still cold.| High: 28º

Sunday: Isolated am flakes.| High: 21º

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